You say you love your children, and are concerned they learn today?
So am I -- That's why I'm providing a
variety of kinds of play?
You're asking me the value of blocks and
other such play?
Your children are solving problems; they
will use that skill everyday
You’re asking what’s the value of having
your children play?
Your daughter's creating a tower; she may
be a builder someday.
You’re saying you don’t want your son to
play in that “sissy” way?
He’s learning to cuddle a doll; he may be a
You’re questioning the interest centers;
they just look like useless play?
Your children are making choices; they’ll
be on their own someday.
You’re worried your children aren’t
leaning and later they’ll have to pay.
They’re learning a pattern for learning; for
they will be learners always!
by: Lelia P. Flagg